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LG Optimus S to resume Gingerbread update on April 4th

LG Optimus S to resume Gingerbread update on April 4th

posted: 02 Apr 2012, 23:00

The first time that Sprint tried to update the LG Optimus S to Gingerbread, it ended up spreading a bug that would not let users of the device charge up their phone; Sprint has now corrected the problem with the software and is once...

Virgin Mobile slashes prices on Android phones in half for Cyber Monday

Virgin Mobile slashes prices on Android phones in half for Cyber Monday

posted: 28 Nov 2011, 07:10

Virgin Mobile has just slashed prices by half on a big part of its Android lineup, so if you’re looking for an affordable carrier with even more affordable phones…

LG Optimus S Gingerbread update halted by Sprint after issues reported

LG Optimus S Gingerbread update halted by Sprint after issues reported

posted: 28 Sep 2011, 01:30

Some owners of the LG Optimus S have run into some major problems after their phone received the Gingerbread update; after receiving complaints about issues such as not being able to charge the phone, and not receiving...

LG Optimus S finally receives its long awaited Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

LG Optimus S finally receives its long awaited Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

posted: 14 Sep 2011, 10:05

Sprint announced the beloved news that many LG Optimus S handset owners have been waiting for, which is none other than the fact that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the handset is being rolled out....

LG Optimus S also receives a minor update today

LG Optimus S also receives a minor update today

posted: 07 Feb 2011, 12:47

In addition to finding the Sprint Samsung Galaxy Tab getting a new software update, the Android 2.2 Froyo filled LG Optimus S appears to be getting one as well. As much as we’d all love to see this small bundle of...

MTV fans can take the music network wherever they go using Sprint's MTV Music ID

MTV fans can take the music network wherever they go using Sprint's MTV Music ID

posted: 15 Dec 2010, 05:15

Sprint's MTV Music ID is available on three Android handsets and provides users with MTV branded apps and widgets, ringtones and wallpapers as well as automatically installing third party apps relating...

LG Optimus One sales reach 2 million, AT&T-flavored Optimus One coming soon

LG Optimus One sales reach 2 million, AT&T-flavored Optimus One coming soon

posted: 10 Dec 2010, 08:47

We are starting to wonder if this is not some sort of a marketing campaign for LG with all the denying and uncertainty over the LG Optimus One upgrade to Android 2.3. In any case, sales of the LG Optimus One...

LG Optimus One achieves 1 million unit sales in the first 40 days

LG Optimus One achieves 1 million unit sales in the first 40 days

posted: 16 Nov 2010, 00:08

LG, which has been suffering from a nose-dive in handset sales, is celebrating the sale of 1 million Optimus One (S,T) devices in the first 40 days of availability, boding well for their future Android ventures...

Best Buy's Black Friday deals hint to $1 smartphones & $549 Samsung Galaxy Tab units

Best Buy's Black Friday deals hint to $1 smartphones & $549 Samsung Galaxy Tab units

posted: 12 Nov 2010, 12:38

If you're into crazy cell phone deals, especially when the most crucial time of Black Friday is peering around the corner, you'll probably want to keep an eye at your local Best Buy location...

LG Optimus S finally brings the Android experience for cheap

LG Optimus S finally brings the Android experience for cheap

posted: 07 Nov 2010, 10:17

LG's Android presence is perhaps going to become a little bit more interesting now that the LG Optimus S is now available through the number three wireless carrier. Needless to say that the most eye...

Sprint's future includes BlackBerry Style 9670 BOGO, Sanyo Tahoe and LG Optimus S

Sprint's future includes BlackBerry Style 9670 BOGO, Sanyo Tahoe and LG Optimus S

posted: 06 Nov 2010, 21:42

Based on some leaked product information sheets meant for Sprint eyes only, the pin-dropping network will be offering a BOGO deal with the BlackBerry Style 9670 later this month along with the launch...

LG Optimus S is set to launch on November 7th

LG Optimus S is set to launch on November 7th

posted: 04 Nov 2010, 11:19

Sprint customers who are itching to purchase this affordable Android 2.2 powered handset can circle down Sunday, November 7th. That's when this handset will finally become available for purchase...

Best Buy November Buyer's Guide shows off the LG Cosmo Touch, Vortex, & Optimus S

Best Buy November Buyer's Guide shows off the LG Cosmo Touch, Vortex, & Optimus S

posted: 30 Oct 2010, 10:43

November is looking up to be a pretty good month for LG seeing that a few of their upcoming devices are taking hold of some much needed advertising space in Best Buy's November Buyer's Guide...

Samsung Transform, Sanyo Zio and LG Optimus S with Sprint ID are officially official

Samsung Transform, Sanyo Zio and LG Optimus S with Sprint ID are officially official

posted: 07 Oct 2010, 03:46

Sprint's Android portfolio just got enhanced with three handsets, which will be pilot for its innovative Sprint ID customization service...

LG Optimus S for Sprint gets snapped for all the world to see

LG Optimus S for Sprint gets snapped for all the world to see

posted: 06 Oct 2010, 16:03

Although we're all still expecting to see an official announcement some time soon, the LG Optimus S for Sprint was recently snapped to provide us some insights on what to...

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